Two French journalists killed in Mali town of Kidal

Sunday, 03 November 2013 - 8:39

2 journalists for a French radio station have been killed after they were kidnapped in the northern town of Kidal in Mali.


They were abducted after interviewing a local political leader and their bodies were found outside the town soon after.


French President Francois Hollande called the killings "despicable".


The killings come days after France was celebrating the release of four hostages from neighbouring Niger.

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